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arear

transitive verb

Definition of arear

-ed/-ing/-s
obsolete
:to raise up: such as
a :to set up :erect
b :to raise in rank or status

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Origin and Etymology of arear

Middle English arearen, areren, from Old English ārǣran (akin to Gothic urraisjan), from ā- (perfective prefix) + rǣran to rear, raise


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arear

adverb \ əˈ- \

Definition of arear

:in or to the rear
  • went arear for rest and rehabilitation

Origin and Etymology of arear

1a- + rear (noun)


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